Comedy, Clown, Mime, Improvisation, German Wheel, Acrobatics, Gym Wheel, Variety, show. Martin Varallo and Dominique Major have performed around the world for over 16 years and performed with the worlds top companies like Cirque Du Soleil and at the top variety venues, Teatro Zinzanni and Pomp, Duck and Circumstance.<p>Mat and Charlie, two ex Cirque Du Soleil performers joining forces to bring you the very best in comedy and skill
Dominique Major and Martin Varallo - Mat Velvet and Charlie performing at the World Busker Festival in Christchurch, New Zealnad, 2008
Mat and Charlie in Edmonton Dominique Major performing a coin spin in her German Wheel Dominique Major as Charlie Martin Varallo as Mat Velvet getting into the zone Dominique Major German Wheel

MatVelvet and Cahrlie Show... I have a cape

We have performed for Sting, Stephen Hawking, Sharon Stone,  Alan Cummings, George Lucas, Prince Charles, Tony Hadley and many more...



The Mat Velvet & Charlie Show:

"Stars of the festival" - Greystones Festival, Ireland.
"Our favourite show of the festival" - Cable 14, Canada
"FANTASTIC. In 19 years that's the first time we've had a standing ovation!" - Waterloo Street Theatre festival director commenting on Wheel in Motion's performance at the opening Gala.

Dominique Major: 

"Fantastic! You made it look so graceful and effortless... A really beautiful act!" - Tony Hadley, Spandau Ballet
"Elegantly captivates and charms" - The Toronto Star, Canada

Martin Varallo: 

"You had us all on the edge of our seats!" - Sting
"Excellent comedian... great charisma and stage presence" - Pomp, Duck and Circumstance, Berlin, Germany.



Where's my Blimp?

To gain a full background and potted history you can download our biographies here and some show copy, which gives information and curriculum details for children's festivals..


Press Copy (This is a slection of copy for use in press releases and festival programmes)

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Martin Varallo performing with Cirque Du Soleil on board Celebrity Cruise Ship the Constellation

Martin Varallo performing with Cirque Du Soleil and Celebrity Cruises.

Martin Varallo world class MC in Montreal

Martin Varallo as the MC at the NWSCAS & IEEE Conference, Montreal 2007.

Dominique Major performing in Cirque Du Soleil with Celebrity Cruises

Dominique Major peforming her wheel routine with Cirque Du Soleil and Celebrity Cruises.

Dominique Major German wheel female duo - Chicago

Dominique Major performing as part of her Duo female wheel routine, Chicago.